in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Covered With Mist, Dew
- #698 All Time
Pronunciation of Misty
How popular is the name "Misty" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1973||3,487||3,475||12||#90 girl name|
|1974||4,449||4,437||12||#66 girl name|
|1975||5,568||5,552||16||#47 girl name|
|1976||5,927||5,907||20||#46 girl name|
|1977||6,332||6,314||18||#40 girl name|
|1978||5,853||5,833||20||#43 girl name|
|1979||5,813||5,786||27||#42 girl name|
|1980||5,562||5,542||20||#49 girl name|
|1981||4,813||4,799||14||#61 girl name|
|1982||4,080||4,070||10||#74 girl name|
|1983||3,199||3,188||11||#87 girl name|
|1984||2,806||2,792||14||#98 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Misty? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 84,487 babies born with the name Misty in the United States. That's more than enough Misties to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Misty" was in 1977 with a total of 6,314 babies. (That's a lot of baby Misties)
According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Misty" ranks #82 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 35 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of 1,228 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Misty popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Misty in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Misty" mean? The list below shows the origins of Misty as well as things modernly associated with the name Misty such as celebrities named Misty.
Origin and Meaning of Misty
The name "Misty" is of American origin, and it means "Covered With Mist, Dew". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Misty Mundae is a film actress, musician, and model. Misty was born in 1979 as Erin DeWright in East St. Louis, Illinois, United States.
M is for mighty, your inner strength.
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
S is for sensitive, another side shows.
T is for tender, loving nature.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Ytsim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Itmsy". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Misty born Jun 22, 1965
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Name poster for Misty
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.